Who's Who in Academia Phish

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From: "Mark Geierman, Ph.D." info[at]newsdigest[.]world>
Subject: University of California, Los Angeles - 2017 Who's Who (You are included)
July 21, 2017 at 12:05:42 PM PDT
To: info[at]newsdigest[.]world


We're writing to let you know that you received Honorable Mention in yesterday's article titled "Who's Who in Academia" by Joseph Bozanek.

The article will remain available at www[.]newsdigest[.]world for the next few hours and is also available to download in PDF format.

Wishing you the best of continued success,

Mark Geierman, Ph.D.
Editor, News Digest International